Swiggy sharply hikes membership fees . Latest rates here
Food delivery platform Swiggy has decided to sharply increase the prices of its’Swiggy Super’ programme.
The food delivery startup has decided to increase the plan of’Swiggy Super’ of $79. The three months plan is now billed at $349 rather than the present plan of $179.
The new charges will be applicable to the present’Swiggy Super’ members and will charged upon the renewal of the programme. The new rates will come into effect from 8.
But if a customer subscribe to the’Swiggy Super for the first time, the food delivery startup will continue to bill the last rate of $79 for one month and $179 for three months.
The company has also clarified that it will increase the costs of the’Swiggy Super’ in an response to a tweet when asked about the increse accountable for’Swiggy Super’ programme. It further added that it will roll out new offers and discounts for the readers of the membership programme.
The company will continue to deliver the meals without any delivery charges to any subscriber of’Swiggy Super’ when the amount the bill is more than $99 per purchase.
Mails have been sent by swiggy to the readers of the’Swiggy Super’ and informed about the increase in the membership programme.
The food delivery startup has posted a six-fold increase in losses for the financial year-ended March 2019 (FY19), due to heightened expenses which went up by four-fold during the same year at a time when the five-year-old startup has been expanding rapidly across the country to keep up with intense completion in the food delivery section.